Tickets: £12.50, £11.50 concessions
Followed by a post show chat
Ancient Egypt: ‘Wandering womb’ theory first recorded.
1518: Hundreds of people dance uncontrollably on the streets of Strasbourg.
1877: Dr Jean-Martin Charcot gives demonstrations of hypnosis on female ‘hysterics’ in Paris.
2019: An award-winning theatre company write this blurb.
Right now: You read this and understand implicitly that it won’t just be a group of people screaming in a dark room for an hour. You sense it’s an exploration of medical and theatrical storytelling that transcends time. You feel a sensation that can only be described as an uncontrollable urge. You book your ticket.
Don’t forget our café’s evening menu is available to book in advance of evening events in the theatre
"...fiercely intelligent...relentlessly imaginative...philosophically and emotionally honest."